David J. Kearney
Professor

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Kearney’s current studies examine the role of mindfulness training as a clinical intervention. His ongoing studies examine the effect of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), eating behaviors, food intake, physical symptoms and overall quality of life. He is also the principal investigator on a study which examines the ability to cultivate positive emotions in patients with a history of severe trauma and PTSD.

Board Certifications:

  • Gastroenterology, 1995, American Board of Internal Medicine
Education & Training: 
Fellowship in Internal Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Residency in Internal Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internship in Internal Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Medical Education
University of Missouri, Kansas City